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Quaint South African eatery named ‘Restaurant of the Year’

A small beachside restaurant in South Africa has won the top prize at the inaugural World Restaurant Awards in Paris. The Wolfgat - whose six...

Egypt expects more Chinese visitors as tourism sector continues to improve

Egypt's tourism is in constant improvement with a growing number of tourists from Western, Arab and Asian states, expecting more Chinese visitors in the...

Ethiopia to allow in African visitors with visa-on-arrival

Ethiopia is taking the dream of free movement in Africa one step further. The country will soon allow African citizens to enter without obtaining visas...

Nigeria’s Azikwe Airport named ‘most improved’ in safety in Africa

Nnamdi Azikiwe International Airport in Abuja, Nigeria has been chosen as “the best improved airport in safety” by Airports Council International, (ACI) Africa region. According...

The Road to Maiduguri: Robert Nagila investigates.

Recently our reporter Robert Nagila returned from nearly 3 weeks in Northern Nigeria. He travelled over 1000 kilometres to bring you these stories from...

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Ghana opposition NDC selects candidates for 2020 general election

6 hours ago
Ghana's largest opposition party, the National Democratic Congress (NDC), opened its nationwide polls here on Saturday to select one of seven candidates seeking to...

Protests in Algeria against president’s bid for 5th term

7 hours ago
Thousands of Algerians have taken to the streets in several towns to denounce ailing President Abdelaziz Bouteflika’s bid for a fifth term. Security was tight...

Sri Lanka clinches historic 2-0 series win in South Africa

8 hours ago
Given no chance at the start, a patched-up and out-of-form Sri Lanka team stunned everyone to clinch its first series win in South Africa...

Anger in Ethiopia as officials demolish hundreds of houses

8 hours ago
The Ethiopian government has begun demolishing thousands of houses they say are illegal in the Oromia region in the outskirts of the capital, Addis...

Opinion

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Opinion: Competition, then cooperation may be the best way to build up Africa

1 month ago
A new U.S. strategy for Africa was recently released by Washington, the core of which is to further U.S. priorities in Africa by strengthening...
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Opinion: Strong, fair trade with China critical to Africa’s development

by Dr. David Monyae The Africa-China relationship can best be described as comprehensive and strategic at this stage. This is primarily due to multiple agreements...
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Opinion: Through CIIE, China projects bold new vision of the future

  by Ken Gichinga A new economic vision for China was unveiled during the launch of the world’s first International Import Expo in Shanghai. In his...
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